According to Channel One, one of the problems included:
Each tree has 56 oranges. If eight slaves pick them equally, then how much would each slave pick?
If Frederick got two beatings each day, how many beatings did he get in one week?
File this under Not Cool Ever. Apparently parents were also appalled at the homework their children brought home. And the teacher discussed above wasn’t the only one acting so inexcusably. Four other teachers at a Gwinnett County elementary school were also found guilty of similar acts of heinous.
When concerned relatives spoke up about the horribly offensive assignments, the NAACP called for teachers to be fired. [via Channel One]
Did you ever see anything like this while you were in school? How outraged do you feel reading about this?